King attends state funeral of former Japan PM Abe

His Majesty King Abdullah II attends the state funeral of former Japan Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, held at Nippon Budokan Hall in Tokyo. (Photos: Royal Court).
AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday attended the state funeral held for Japan’s former prime minister Shinzo Abe  at Nippon Budokan Arena in Tokyo, according to a Royal Court statement.اضافة اعلان

King Abdullah extended his condolences to Japan Prime Minister Kishida Fumio and the Abe family over the passing of the former prime minister, who was assassinated in July.

At the funeral, attended by a number of leaders and officials from various countries, the King was accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad, His Majesty’s chief adviser for religious and cultural affairs and personal envoy.

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